Zambia's Private Safari Houses

Itinerary Overview

This 10 day itinerary allows you to enjoy two of Zambia's most iconic safari destinations in complete luxury and seclusion. Starting in the South Luangwa National Park, which is renowned for its walking safaris and excellent leopard and wild dog sightings you will then move on to Lower Zambezi National Park, one of the most game-rich parks in Africa, with visitors able to view the animals from game viewing vehicles, on walks, by motorboat or canoeing. A safari adventure in real style and luxury! 

Accommodation includes: Luangwa Safari House and Chongwe River House



Day 1UK Departure

UK Departure

Overnight flight from Heathrow to Johannesburg on British Airways


Days 2-4Luangwa Safari House, South Luangwa National Park

Luangwa Safari House, South Luangwa National Park

Morning arrival and connecting flight to Lusaka.  Fly by light aircraft to Mfuwe and transfer to Luangwa Safari House for a three night stay on full board basis with local drinks, game drives with a private guide, private chef and manager included.

One of Africa’s great private safari houses, Luangwa Safari House is situated on the edge of the famous South Luangwa National Park overlooking a lagoon where families of elephants regularly come to bathe. This four bedroom thatched Zambian villa was built amongst ancient leadwood trees and has been constructed using locally sourced materials. Between game drives in your own private vehicle, relax in the comfortable lounge area, or cool off in the swimming pool.


Days 5-8Chongwe River House, Lower Zambezi National Park

Chongwe River House, Lower Zambezi National Park

Transfer to Mfuwe for your light aircraft flight to Lower Zambezi.  Stay for four nights at Chongwe River House on full board basis with local drinks, game drives, walks, boat trips and canoeing, a private guide, chef and manager included.

Chongwe River House stands on the banks of the magical Chongwe River, close to the Zambezi, and boasts sensational views of the dramatic mountainous escarpment beyond. The property sleeps eight in four spacious ensuite bedrooms, making it an ideal safari base for a family or a group of friends wanting a private safari. Many animals come to the Chongwe River to drink and from the deck the game viewing can be as good as any safari activity. The property comes fully staffed with a guide, house manager and private chef – all of whom will tailor your private safari.


Day 9Departure


Light aircraft flight to Lusaka for the scheduled flight to Johannesburg and overnight flight to Heathrow on British Airways.


Day 10UK Arrival

UK Arrival

Early morning arrival at Heathrow.

  • UK Departure
  • Luangwa Safari House, South Luangwa National Park
  • Chongwe River House, Lower Zambezi National Park
  • Departure
  • UK Arrival

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